The Wheelie Machine Gets an Overhaul I feel like Yamaha updates the headlights on the MT-09 every other year, but this is only the third update we’ve seen. I’m not sure if it’s some kind of marketing scheme or perhaps they just keep messing it up and need to revisit the front end of the …

The 2021 Indian Chieftain Elite is a Premium Touring Machine Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Chieftain Elite is one of the most expensive Indian motorcycles in the entire 2021 Indian line-up. It’s a premium model that’s worthy of the expensive price tag, featuring all of the best aspects of the regular …

Dark Tourist: The Blacked-out 2021 Indian Chieftain Dark Horse Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Indian Chieftain Dark Horse is arguably the most fearsome Chieftain model in the 2021 Indian line-up. Like its touring cruiser stablemates, the Chieftain Dark Horse features a large front fairing, a slammed stance, practical luggage, and a …

The 2021 Indian Springfield is a Heavyweight Champ Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Indian Springfield touring cruiser returns for 2021, blending traditional heritage styling with modern performance. No matter which way you look at it, the Springfield is an American-made classic that captures the true essence of Indian Motorcycle’s history and …

The Coolest ADV Suit I’ve Ever Seen El Solitario makes some really cool stuff; and I’m not just blowing sunshine up your ass. During my research for this article, I stumbled upon their ‘A BIKE IS A GUN‘ hoodie and bought it instantly without even thinking.. Am I weak? No. El Solitario is just that …

A Beautifully and Crazy Motorcycle Allen Millyard is a British engineer that is known for his crazy creations. Recently, Millyard showcased his Viper V10 motorcycle that he made in 2009. He posted a video to his YouTube channel and does a pretty detailed walkaround.  The motorcycle has done over 9,000 miles on the road, including …

Expanding the Lineup The Triumph Trident is a topic of discussion lately, and it’s no secret that the bike is coming. Its reveal date is set for October 30th. The bike will be available sometime after that and will come with a version of Triumph’s three-cylinder engine. According to Motociclismo, the new Trident will get …

This R69 is quite a rare sight to behold because BMW only manufactured around 2800 of them in the 5 year period between 1955-1960. With such a low volume of units being produced and sold, it has cemented this motorcycle as a historic hallmark of the BMW brand following its first production motorcycle, the R32; …

Get Yourself an Arai Helmets are a big part of what we focus on here at Web Bike World, and when a brand like Arai has some excellent helmets go on sale, then I feel like I need to showcase these Arai lids so that you can pick them up. Arai isn’t the only brand …

The Composer for Your V-Twin Orchestra Has Arrived The KTM 1290 Super Duke is an absolute monster of a motorcycle. With the R edition producing 180 horsepower out of its V-twin engine configuration, it should come to nobodies surprise that many riders will be quick to swap out the stock exhaust for something a little …

A New Color and Compliant for the Future It’s not a big surprise to see Ducati setting up the Streetfighter V4 S for Euro 5 compliance. However, the company also rolled out a new Dark Stealth livery that makes this already aggressive motorcycle look even more dastardly. I’m used to seeing this bike in bright …

Two Motorcycle Events Move In the early COVID-19 days, Wisconsin’s Mama tried and Flat Out Friday were forced to cancel. At the time, the hope was that the situation with the pandemic would be quickly over. That has not been the case, obviously. The event organizers held out that they could reorganize the events later …

Winning at Laguna Seca The field of race-tuned baggers looked somewhat odd at Laguna Seca, but the racing was anything but. The racers whipped the bagger motorcycles around the racetrack with surprising speed. It’s safe to say King of the Baggers was a success.  Tyler O’Hara riding an Indian Challenger, only one of the bikes …

Strip Them Down Naked motorcycles. Sounds sexy right? Well, in most cases, that’s true. These bikes are stripped of their fairings and ready to ride. They offer a more of a wind-in-your-face, raw experience. In my mind, it’s the way motorcycles are meant to be experienced.  Naked bikes come in many different forms. Often, the …

The Best Way To Cover Long Distances Touring on a motorcycle is one of the best things you can do. Traveling hundreds of miles each day to get to a specific destination or nowhere at all can be an absolutely transformative experience.  While I’m of the opinion that you can tour on any motorcycle, I …

The 2021 Indian Springfield Dark Horse is Mysterious and Beautiful Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links This American-made beast is the jewel in the crown of the 2021 Indian line-up. It’s a big and bold cruiser that’s blacked-out to the max. As the name implies, it’s dark and mysterious, featuring a laid-back stance, …

The 2021 Indian Chieftain Limited is a Touring Wonder Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Indian Chieftain Limited is one of four Chieftain models in the 2021 Indian line-up. This American-built touring cruiser shares much of the same DNA as the other Chieftains, with a touring-focused aesthetic, a large front fairing, slammed …

The 2021 Indian Challenger Dark Horse Brings a Futuristic Aesthetic Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Challenger Dark Horse returns to the Indian line-up for 2021, adding a touch of darkness to the celebrated Challenger range. Featuring a lightweight cast-aluminum frame, a large front fairing, hard luggage, and a giant engine, this …

Another Great Year for BMW Motorrad BMW really does make some of the best motorcycles on the market today. It’s not that the entire lineup is amazing, but all of the company’s bikes are just nice. They’re good at what they do, and 2021 shows just how great the lineup can be.  BMW added some …

Quin Design makes smart helmets that feature smart tech and even smarter construction. Today, we see the 2021 addition to Quin’s lineup – the Ghost Double Zero – expand its color options with this new lid. Since the helmet itself features full carbon fiber construction, Quin design showcases its build quality by featuring a naked …

Naked Liter Bikes Are Cool The CB1000R is to the CBR1000RR similarly as the FZ(MT)-10 is to the R1. They are both naked versions of the brand’s premiere liter race bikes featuring de-tuned engines and comfortable ergonomics suited for easier riding (or wheelies). Honda touts this as a “Neo-Sport Cafe” styled motorcycle, but I’m going …

Why Does Japan Get All the Cool Stuff? The grom may very well be one of the most customizable motorcycles out there. I’ve seen plenty of groms out in the wild and I’d be lying if I sad any of them were stock. Being such a great bike choice for hooligans and stunters alike, you …

No Update Expected Aprilia is coming out with new models and focusing on expanding its lineup, but two of its most interesting motorcycles may fall by the wayside. The Dorsoduro and Shiver 900 both could be on the chopping block due to emissions. The company has updated many of its motorcycles for Euro 5 compliance, …

BMW Filling Out the Heritage Range BMW recently revealed five new motorcycles. They all fit into the company’s Heritage line of bikes and look like some seriously good machines. There’s a new version of the R 18 and then there are four different R nineT motorcycles that help provide options to buyers. Let’s take a …

Get Dirty Husqvarna added two new Rockstar Edition enduro bikes to its lineup. These bikes have some Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing graphics and some other lovely things. Included on both bikes are powder-coated frames, blue CNC-machined triple clamps, and blue chain guides. The bikes also have black seat covers with additional ribbing, front disc …

A Tribute for an Amazing Cause At the FIM Superbike World Championship in Portugal, Yamaha thought it was a good opportunity to tribute the late and great Fabio Pirovano with a custom 1 of 1 replica R1 racebike to be ridden by previous Yamaha WorldSBK racer, Alessandro Gramigni, on a tribute lap at the Portuguese …

The Meteor Has Broken Into the Atmosphere and Is Estimated to Impact Earth November 6th, 2020 After being rescheduled 4-5 times we finally have an expected launch date for Royal Enfields new Meteor 350 motorcycle. The pandemic has really thrown a wrench into pretty much every manufactures release date plans with all the auto/motorcycle shows …

New Batteries for the Utility Bikes Ubco has a new KXH portable power system for its electric 2×2 utility bike. The battery pack comes in three different variations. There’s a Standard one, a Heavy Duty one, and an Extra Heavy Duty one. The Standard battery pack has a capacity of 2,100W and weighs almost 31 …

Get Your Benelli Adventure Machine If you’re not in love with any of the adventure bikes that are typical for the U.S. market, then you should be happy to know that there’s another bike coming to the U.S. from Benelli. It’s the TRK502 this motorcycle was already rumored to be in the U.S. but now …

Ready to be Upgraded The Grom was rumored to get an update, and now it has. The bike received some significant changes and not just so that it would meet the latest stringent emissions standards.  Honda fitted a new octagonal headlight, new turn signals higher up, new side panels, a new gas tank, and a …

They’re Shipping These Bikes Quickly It’s only been a couple of weeks since Honda of India introduced the H’Ness CB350 but already the company is shipping bikes to customers. According to Hindustan Times, Honda announced it was shipping new bikes to customers across India.  Honda held a special event to celebrate the bikes leaving the …

It Could Unexpectedly Shut Down Harley-Davidson’s LiveWire is one of the most controversial motorcycles of the last decade. The electric bike has a pretty big issue for riders. It could unexpectedly shut down, according to the NHTSA.  The NHTSA estimates that around one percent of the 1,012 units involved in this recall could be affected. …

73 Years Young Wow. There are very few words you can use to describe how beautiful this motorcycle really is. This motorcycle marks the end of World War 2, being manufactured just 2 years after the war finished. During the war, Indian dedicated their factories to supporting Allied efforts by providing ground troops with motorcycles. …

The Harley-Davidson v.s. Indian Motorcycle Saga Continues Ryan F9 makes the most polished motorcycle content you can find on the internet; the guy is an absolute savant when it comes to making videos and ensuring viewers are getting all the information they need regarding the tops he is presenting. Today, he has the answers to …

F900R and F900XR Get Mivv Pipe Support Buying a new bike always comes with the unfortunate tradeoff of having a smaller selection of aftermarket parts to choose from than a bike that has had a few years of aftermarket support. If you bought a 2020 BMW F900R or F900XR you very well could be having …

The Smart Helmets Are Coming At WBW, we have talked about the upcoming Forcite MK1 smart helmet for quite some time now and I’m pleased to inform our readers that the helmet is finally being shipped for early-access buyers. Only 1000 units were planned on being manufactured for the first run, so for the lucky …

It was Spotted Out Testing The BMW R 18 is the German company’s big, beautiful cruiser. You can expect that the bike will spawn plenty of variations in the coming years. The more touring-oriented version has yet to make its official debut, but recently, RideApart posted some images of the bike. It was spotted out …

Lifan Just Shrunk Ducati’s Bike Are you a huge fan of the Ducati Scrambler, but you want to ride 125cc motorcycles? Lifan had the bike for you. It was the Lifan Hunter 125. The bike almost perfectly morphed Ducati’s Scrambler styling onto a small 125cc motorcycle.  The bike had the same trellis frame, the round …

Introduction Since early 2018, I’ve made an airbag vest part of my riding gear. I decided to invest in an airbag vest after I spent 2017 using a race collar from EVS as a way to help prevent/reduce neck injury in the event of a crash. I’m willing to admit, as I get older, I …